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BIGGLES' COMBINED OPERATION
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134118
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards. 6 colour plates. In this adventure, with some interpol colleagues Biggles, of the special air police, cleans up a dope racket threatening the United States. 158 pages. Damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Corners are bumped. Grubby marks and foxing to outer page edges; a few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some repaired with sticky tape to verso; fading to spine.

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BIGGLES ON MYSTERY ISLAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134114
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards. Black titles and vignette of island. 6 colour plates. 192 pages. Damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Damp marks to edges of a few internal pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; a bit of loss; wrinkled, with damp to verso.

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BIGGLES AT WORLD'S END
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2134113
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title to spine. 6 colour plates. 182 pages plus 2 page book list. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Rear joint has a partial crack to it. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few nicks.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134086
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Bumping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some damp marking to verso, some of which shows through.

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BIGGLES AND THE PENITENT THIEF
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134084
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 151 pages. Ex-lib. with usual markings, including surface paper damage to front pastedown; withdrawn stamps to pages of prelims. Damp marking to edges of some pages. Page 13/14 is taped back together with yellowing sticky tape. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film; some chipping to corners and edges; a bit of bumping. A reading copy.

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BIGGLES CUTS IT FINE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Studio Stead.
Stock no. 2134081
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black titles. 6 colour plates. 159 pages. 7.5 x 5". Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears. 1" small piece torn from top edge of front panel. Grubby marks to rear panel.

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WILLIAM AGAIN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2133983
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 251 pages. Spine is browned. Bumping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to pages.

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PLAY UP, BUFFS!
Written by Herbert Hayens. Illustrated by Archibald Webb.
Stock no. 2133969
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. Colour frontis. Bumping and wear. Some marks to covers. Frontis is MISSING! Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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THE BOY'S BOOK OF THE MOTOR-CAR
Written by John Harrison.
Stock no. 2133953
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1st 1926. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth with black titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing throughout.

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THE BOYS' BOOK OF MOTORS
Written by Wilfred Gordon Aston.
Stock no. 2133934
Published by E. & F.N. Spon. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles. All about the leading Motor-Cars of today including a complet description in fascinatingly simple language of How the Motor Car works. Tipped-in colour plates and b/w plates. Spine is browned and foxed. Some uneven fading to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing throughout.

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THE CRIMSON FLAME
Written by Franklin W. Dixon. Illustrated by Paul Frame.
Stock no. 1319556
Published by Angus & Robertson Publishers. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

The Hardy Boys 75. Green glazed pictorial boards. 190 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0207149038. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed.

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THE SUBMARINE CAPER
Written by Franklin W. Dixon. Illustrated by Leslie Morrill.
Stock no. 1319555
Published by Angus & Robertson Publishers. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

The Hardy Boys 66. Green glazed pictorial boards. 187 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 020714690X. Slight rubbing to corners. Spine slightly sunned. Foxing to textblock.

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